User experience is a red hot field right now and designers are in tremendously high demand. Of the roughly 25,000 UX job openings in the United States on Glassdoor, about 25% of them are for UX designers. Their overall goal is to design people-friendly experiences through an unwavering focus on user needs, expectations, and systematic feedback, as obtained through UX research.

This infographic offers an overview of the role to demystify a position so crucial that most practitioners break the six-figure barrier after just a few years. Download and share it with your networks.

The role of UX designers in 2019

Click the image for the full-sized file. Or download the infographic as a PDF here.

Also, stay tuned for future infographics that will provide detailed information about more in-demand UX roles.

In the meantime, check out these resources for more UX-related career information: